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Sid Meier's Civilization V Latest News - PC

Sid Meier's Civilization V
  • Publisher: 2K Games
  • Genre:Strategy
  • Developer: Firaxis
  • Release Date:Sep 21, 2010
  • # of Players:1 player
  • ESRB:E10+ - Everyone 10+ (Drug Reference, Mild Language, Mild Violence)
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Game Description:Sid Meier's Civilization V, the fifth installment in the acclaimed franchise, reinvigorates the classic turn-based strategy genre with an astonishing new engine built from the ground-up for this flagship edition of the Civilization franchise. Players are introduced to an entirely new combat system, deeper diplomatic interactions and a cavalcade of expanded features that deliver a fully immersive experience providing hours of entertainment as players build and defend their empire on their quest to become the greatest ruler the world has ever known.
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Sid Meier's Civilization V News

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  • Civilization 5 'One World' Expansion Pops Up In Steam Database

    Firaxis Games left Civilization 5 in a good place after the Gods and Kings expansion pack, though it seems like additional tweaks may be coming soon in another DLC drop, called One World. The title was spotted and posted about on the 2K Games forums (via Joystiq) by users exploring the ever-reliable Steam database listing. Peeks at the Steam...

    Posted January 16, 2013

    Civilization 5 'One World' Expansion Pops Up In Steam Database
  • Civilization 5 Getting Big Changes In Gods & Kings Expansion

    Great news today for gamers who enjoy investing tens of hours into nurturing a ragtag bunch of stone age settlers into a civilized society. Sid Meier's Civilization 5 is going to be getting its most elaborate expansion yet in the upcoming Gods & Kings pack, which 2K pegs for a late spring 2012 release. In addition to adding new civs (nine...

    Posted February 16, 2012

    Civilization 5 Getting Big Changes In Gods & Kings Expansion
  • Two Civilization 5 DLC Packs Coming August 11

    Two new Sid Meier's Civilization 5 DLC packs: "Civilization and Scenario Pack: Korea" and the "Wonders of the Ancient World Scenario Pack" are coming out for one of the most addictive games ever on August 11. Civilization and Scenario Pack: Korea will bring the Korea Civilization to the game and add a new Scenario called...

    Posted August 8, 2011

    Two Civilization 5 DLC Packs Coming August 11
  • Civilization 5 Patch Update Introduces Replays, Hot-Seat Functionality, and More Challenging AI

    For those of us who still play Civilization 5 regularly, a huge new patch is coming very soon that integrates a ton of balance changes and a few requested features like a hotseat and replays. New features, diplomacy modifiers, and more challenging AI functionality was also added. To check out the full list of patch notes (there are a lot of...

    Posted June 28, 2011

    Civilization 5 Patch Update Introduces Replays, Hot-Seat Functionality, and More Challenging AI
  • Video Game Grammy: Civilization 4 Song Wins Grammy

    Last night at the Grammy awards, for the first time ever, a song from a video game won a Grammy. Christopher Tin took home a statue for "Baba Yetu" from Civilization 4. The song for "Best Instrumental Arrangement Accompanying Vocalists." Tin won a second Grammy for "Best Classical Crossover Album" for Calling All...

    Posted February 14, 2011

    Video Game Grammy: Civilization 4 Song Wins Grammy
  • Massive Civilization 5 Patch Available Today

    Civilization 5 players, brace yourself for a massive patch available today. The update will include a plethora of fixes, ranging from major problems with the AI to minor problems with adding long roads. The biggest problem was AI often didn't know how to handle some of the new combat rules, leading enemy AI to send troops to their death for no...

    Posted December 15, 2010

    Massive Civilization 5 Patch Available Today
  • Civilization 5 Vs. Dead Rising 2: Videogame Deathmatch Battle Highlight

    I'm sure you're thoughtfully perusing the massive video game battles at our Videogame Deathmatch page, carefully determining the pros and cons of each title and making your selections. But I'd like to highlight the following fight: Dead Rising 2 vs. Civilization 5 Right now, Civilization 5 is getting its ass handed to it. Dead Rising 2 has...

    Posted November 9, 2010

    Civilization 5 Vs. Dead Rising 2: Videogame Deathmatch Battle Highlight
  • The Videogame Deathmatch Has Begun!

    The time is upon us, gamers: It's Day One of the Videogame Deathmatch. There can only be one winner in the Deathmatch, and soon we will know which video game is the top, best, most killingest game on the entire planet. The Deathmatch puts the 32 biggest games of 2010 in the Terrordome and pits them against one another in brutal combat to the...

    Posted November 8, 2010

    The Videogame Deathmatch Has Begun!
  • Five Star Game Giveaway Day 13: Civilization 5!

    Today is day 13 of our 5-Star Game a day sweepstakes, where G4tv.com gives away only the greatest, most awesome, totally five-star video games to our readers. Today's game is Sid Meier's Civilization 5! Our Civilization 5 review sums up the joys of the epic RTS like so: “In many ways, Civ 5 is the best representation of the series and...

    Posted November 3, 2010

    Five Star Game Giveaway Day 13: Civilization 5!
  • Civilization 5 Errors, Crashes And Glitches: Some Solutions

    A quick scan of the web seems to reveal that the launch version of PC game Civilization 5 is solid (as evident by our Civilization 5 review). I don't see evidence of widespread reports of problems with the game, but it is a big launch, and the endless variation of PC builds out there ensures that there will be some problems with installing and...

    Posted September 22, 2010

    Civilization 5 Errors, Crashes And Glitches: Some Solutions
  • Civilization 5 Demo Incoming

    I have to stay away from Sid Meier's Civilization 5 the same way I have to stay away from heroin. If the game pans out to be as awesome as the last four games (or as awesome as the trailers make it seem), I'm afraid I'm going to lose my house, my family and my livelihood to the addictive power of Civ 5. But much like my neighborhood dealer, the...

    Posted August 4, 2010

    Civilization 5 Demo Incoming
  • Civilization V Special Edition Detailed

    2K Games could release Sid Meier’s Civilization V on a nondescript DVD in a soggy envelope and Civ lovers would gladly pay top dollar for it, but alas, strategy addicts (or “stragicts” as I call them) won’t have to face this rather grim scenario thanks to the newly announced Civilization V special edition. Read More?

    Posted July 9, 2010

    Civilization V Special Edition Detailed
  • GDC 2010: Civilization V Interview

    At GDC 2010, Adam Sessler caught up with Dennis Shirk, Producer of Civilization V, and got the inside word on everything cool about this world-conquering, turn-based strategy game. Adam asked him about one of the most striking improvements: "We switched from square tiles to hexes," Shirk said. "This allowed the art team to go all...

    Posted March 12, 2010

    GDC 2010: Civilization V Interview
  • GDC 2010 Preview: Civilization V

    Hexes have never been as sexy as they are in Sid Meier's Civilization 5. The game comes out this summer for the PC, and when it does, gamers everywhere will have their lives taken over by strategy, conquest and ceaseless war. Our own Andrew Pfister put the turn-based strategy game through its paces at GDC 2010, and here's what he had to say...

    Posted March 10, 2010

    GDC 2010 Preview: Civilization V
  • Mafia II, L.A. Noire, Max Payne 3, Civilization 5 Planned Between August And October

    It was supposed to be a busy release season for Take-Two Interactive in the first half of 2010, but the delay-prone publisher has seen many of its major releases pushed out of that window. Take-Two is now saying that Mafia II, L.A. Noire, Max Payne 3 and Civilization V are all now planned for release between August 1 and October 31, aka the...

    Posted March 3, 2010

    Mafia II, L.A. Noire, Max Payne 3, Civilization 5 Planned Between August And October
  • Holiday Buyers Guide - Top 5 PC Games of 2010

    Posted: November 23, 2010

    17,145 Views | 01:09

  • Feedback -- Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock & Civilization 5

    Posted: September 29, 2010

    28,268 Views | 43:17

  • X-Play History Of: Sid Meier's Civilization Series

    Posted: September 27, 2010

    7,391 Views | 02:35

  • Sid Meier's Civilization V Review

    Posted: September 27, 2010

    25,423 Views | 03:05

  • Sid Meier's Civilization 5 Walkthrough Video

    Posted: September 16, 2010

    12,501 Views | 13:35

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